Several tourmaline cabochons in different colors.Licensed from iStockPhoto
- any precious stone cut in convex shape, polished but not faceted
- the style of cutting such a stone
Origin: French ; from caboche, head
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- A highly polished, convex-cut, unfaceted gem.
- A convex style of cutting gems.
Origin: French, from Old North French, augmentative of caboche, head; see cabbage.
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